About the show: Dave Pickering takes us on a personal journey through gender as he tries to explain masculinity both to you and to himself. Part true storytelling, part TED talk and part apology, the show looks at how the patriarchy hurts men too; how the patriarchy has hurt him, and how he has hurt people because of patriarchy. Drawing on an anonymous survey of 1000 men, feminist theory, internet memes and his life experience, Dave will explain the conclusions he Read More ...
Does patriarchy exist?
How would you define patriarchy?
A culture and social construct that assumes stereotypical maleness & masculinity to be the “default” and “correct”
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I am considered lesser by those who adhere to patriarchy’s expectations, and a unknown threat by women. Conversations with other men are dictated by pointless macho posturing.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Respondent skipped question
How would you define masculinity?
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?